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Declining to take the correct precautions or to use the right tools can put you and your family in danger. Common hazards include electrocution and possible electrical open fire.
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Confident that you know very well what you’re doing? Be sure to keep these safety tips in mind to avoid hazards during your home wiring project.
1. Energy Off
Guarantee the power is off at the breaker before you begin and use a voltage tester to verify that cables and/or electrical cable connections are completely deceased before you start working on them. Make sure everyone at home is aware that electrical work is going on. Tape the routine breaker into the off position.
2. Be Careful Whatever you Touch
Never touch plumbing or gas pipes while working with electricity they are often used to ground electrical systems.
3. Use The Proper Tools
Before beginning, ensure you have a strategy in place as to what outlets, switches and fixtures will be involved in your project. Make sure you have the ability to the appropriate tools, including but not limited to: needlenose pliers, wire cutters, cable & line stripper, fish & colored tape, volts tester, continuity tester, electric & rightangle drill. You may be in a position to rent some of this equipment from your neighborhood hardware store.
4. Purchase the Right Parts
If you are installing new receptacles make certain the new ones match the cabling in your home. A AL-CU seal of approval means it can be used on aluminum and copper wiring. If it is unmarked or there exists a reduce through the 'S if should only be used on copper wiring.
5. Incorporate a Junction Box
Never splice wires together and conceal them within a wall with out a passageway box — an accessible junction container should always be used to become a member of wires.
6. Replace Old Wiring That Shows Indications of Damage or Fraying
7. Fix Fuse and Breaker Difficulties
8. Don’t Overload.
Inundated outlets or file format cords can create a fire threat.
When in doubt, check with reveal reference publication or find a professional to do the work. Even though you think you obtained the project right, one mistake could leave a potential fire hazard hiding in your surfaces. A reputable electrical contractor understands all areas of home wiring and could be able to wire your home safely quicker than it takes one to learn.